I am pursuing a joint PhD in economics and development studies.

I study a broad range of topics, including natural resources, armed conflict, Voodoo, and preventive healthcare.

My main research project studies the mining sector in eastern DRC. Detailed information can be found under social minefield.


You can find my CV here.

I am affiliated to: 
the Center for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS) at the University of Leuven; 
the Institute of Development Policy and Management (IOB) at the University of Antwerp; 
the Expertise Centre on Mining Governance (CEGEMI) at the University of Bukavu; 
and Research Foundation Flanders (FWO).